Posts tagged MOOCs
26th ICDE World Conference news - Robust debate boosts the MOOCs agenda in development

26th ICDE World Conference news - Robust debate boosts the MOOCs agenda in development

MOOCs – massive open online courses – have the potential to build new learning pathways. Governments, universities and stakeholders have a duty to scrutinise how the opportunities MOOCs offer can best be harnessed for development, the International Council for Open and Distance Education, or ICDE, conference heard.

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The Norwegian MOOC Commission

The Norwegian MOOC Commission

A government commission in ICDE's host country, Norway, is currently working to chart the opportunities and challenges for higher education that accompany the development of Massive Open and Online Courses (MOOCs) and other online educational offerings. Interim findings have already been published in English, and the commission's final report is due in June.

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